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galvanize

[′gal·və‚nīz]
(metallurgy)
To deposit zinc on the surface of iron or steel by the processes of hot dipping, sherardizing, or sometimes electroplating.

galvanize

To coat steel or iron with zinc, as, for example, by immersing it in a bath of molten zinc.
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The minimal thickness of the coating is necessary, when bolts and other fasteners are galvanized.
Accelerated tests (salt spray) do not accurately predict the life of a galvanized coating because they are conducted under a constant salt fog, inhibiting the formation of the passive zinc patina.
Retaining such rebates will likely motivate China's steel firms to focus on exporting cold-rolled steel coils and galvanized steel coils.
However, the advantages of the bolted and galvanized chassis production technique are now available to refrigerated trailer users who, increasingly it seems, prefer this style of trailer.
Hot-dip galvanized steel samples exhibited no signs of base steel corrosion after 40 cycles of the test.
A galvanized steel ammonia evaporator will weigh 3 times more than an aluminum evaporator having the same dimensions.
While the SHL 1000 is surface-mounted, the SHL 1002 incorporates extended legs, with a choice of galvanized steel or powder-coated finishes.
Electro-galvanized (EG) steel had its hey day in the 1970s and 1980s before giving way to hot-dip galvanized lines that employed newer technology, which will alloW coating to be applied to steel in a more uniform manner.
The galvanized pipes will continue to develop pinhole leaks until the pipes are replaced,'' Hartmann said.
Unless you're working with twisted, warped decking, 16d hot-dipped galvanized nails would be our first choice about 90 percent of the time.
GalvaBar is continuously galvanized rebar with specialized alloy that provides the well-known corrosion protection of zinc and the added benefit of exceptional formability.